February 07, 2016

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News: Special Features
In the Era of Lin-Manuel Miranda, Why College Performers Are Becoming Songwriters, Too
07 Feb 2016
Being a triple-threat is no longer enough. If you're not booking work, why not create your own? Singer-dancer-actors at Pace University are being pushed to their limits, and what started as a dream to become a Broadway star has evolved into the hope of following in Lin-Manuel Miranda's footsteps.

Super Bowl Prep! Football Terms Explained for Theatre People
05 Feb 2016
Another Super Bowl is heading our way this Sunday. You've been invited to a party, but you're facing a dilemma: You're only educated in theatre! In our below list, Playbill.com explains football terms for theatre people.

Nina Arianda Gets Quirky and Cute in Exclusive Creative Faces Project Pics
05 Feb 2016 -- Tony Award winner Nina Arianda, most recently seen on Broadway in Fool for Love, posed for The Creative Faces Project, an evolving portrait series photographed and curated by Jason Zeren, and we have an exclusive look at a few of the cute and quirky new headshots.

Beauty Mark: How This Chicago Play Makes a Statement About Race, Women and Society
05 Feb 2016 -- Art and investigative reporting collide when it comes to work by The Civilians. The theatre company tackles issues of race, beauty and the prison system in Another Word for Beauty. Playing at Chicago's Goodman Theatre, the piece provides overdue opportunity for Latina actors while challenging ethnic stereotypes.

How Newsies' Tony-Winning Choreographer Made a Tap Dancer Out of Channing Tatum (05 Feb 2016)

How Schmackary's Got Its Start! Get to Know the Baker Behind the Cookies Broadway Craves (04 Feb 2016)

A Fine Showmance: To Love! Why Fiddler Star Danny Burstein and Rebecca Luker Gave Marriage a Second Chance (02 Feb 2016)

Broadway Box-Office Analysis: A Healthy Week for the Great White Way (01 Feb 2016)

Onstage & Backstage: What Happened When Grease's Pianist Spilled Coffee on His Keyboard? (01 Feb 2016)

15 Things Grease: Live Did Absolutely Right (01 Feb 2016)

They're In The Band! Meet the Kid Stars of School of Rock (01 Feb 2016)

Wicked's Fiyero Jonah Platt Puts It In Writing (01 Feb 2016)

The Unsung Stories of Broadway's Long-running Ensemblists (31 Jan 2016)

Grease: Live — What's New, How They'll Film Outside (Rain or Shine) and Inside the Audience Experience (30 Jan 2016)

Zachary Quinto On His Promise To Do More Theatre And Why He Prefers It To TV (30 Jan 2016)

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